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Editors Note: We had to change our site visitor's original title for this piece, due to some technicalities about the way the site works. But the author's
Visitor Question: The deed restriction states that we cannot have a fence on the front yard of the house. Various neighbors have fences on the front yard
This page provides 6 discussion questions about relationships between transit and sprawl in your city, to encourage dialogue about whether transit decreases or aggravates sprawl in your city.
Visitor Question: I live in a residential subdivision in Tennessee. Recently, the road to the subdivision was widened to 5 lanes and the land immediately
Community betterment starts with simple community improvement projects that create visible success quickly. Our visitors share tips, easy ideas, event details, successful endeavors, and programs.
Visitors send descriptions and photos of their favorite street parties. This should inspire a festival of your own.
A parklet transforms one or more parking spaces into a sidewalk extension that typically provides seating, greenery, and perhaps cafe space. Find out how and when to create one.
Making your waterway a focal point instead of a grungy back door to the community can really boost your economic development potential. Waterfront redevelopment requires careful planning.
Visitor Submittal: I really like this large sculpture in the median in Berlin near the famous and huge KaDeWe department store (Kaufhaus des Westens).
Visitor Question: We live in a rural Montana neighborhood with 20 acres. There are 10 homesites back here ranging from 5 to 20 acres on a private easement
Visitor Question: Are there specific requirements that need to be followed when getting a home owners approval on updating a deed restriction, i.e., signature
Visitor Question: A new local project development consists of a total renovation of a former factory building into condominiums. The building has historical
Visitor Question: Someone contacted me about an old deed restriction on a property no longer owned by my grandfather, who passed away many years ago. The
Visitor Question: Our ministry has been gifted a piece of property that currently has 3 different zonings. A small piece is 02, a section is HE and the
Visitor Question: What are the impacts of violent extremism and terrorism from a community development perspective? Editors' Reflection: Thank you for